photos by Taylor Keahey, words by BBG

Noothgrush
Power Of The Riff

"The Power of The Riff" has completed three days of their five date West Coast tour, logging shows at Echo/Echoplex in Los Angeles on 8/13 (pics HERE), Elbo Room in San Francisco on 8/15, and last night (8/16) at Mezzanine in San Francisco. The madness continues in Seattle at Nuemo's on 8/18 and at The Highline on 8/20. Tickets are still available.

Bands that played over the course of the three days include Pentagram, Winter, Noothgrush, Trap Them, Acephalix, Black Breath, Eyehategod, Pelican, All Pigs Must Die, Early Graves (with new vocalist John of The Funeral Pyre!), Seven Sisters of Sleep, Masakari and many more.

Pictures from Elbo Room adorn this post. More of them, with Noothgrush's setlist, below.

POWER OF THE RIFF DAY 2, Elbo Room in San Francisco

Acephalix

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All Pigs Must Die

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Black Breath

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Trap Them

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Winter

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NOOTHGRUSH SETLIST, 8/15/11
Useless
Diseased Mammal
Hatred for the Species
Dianoga
Starvation
Made Umcomfortable by Others' Pain
Flee from Hunger and Disease
Stasis
Darrel's Porno Song
Stagnance
Oil Removed